Matt Schaub to join Kyle Shanahan on the 49ers?

Adam Schefter tweeted an interesting nugget this morning. Falcons QB Matt Schaub could follow Atlanta OC Kyle Shanahan to SF, per sources. Schaub could be starter, backup or bridge to future SF QB. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) February 5, 2017 If the Niners sign Schaub, do you think he’d be the starter or the backup? […]

Niners should trade their #2 to Cleveland for their #12 and 2nd round pick.... - old niner guy

Super Bowl prediction contest

Alright, football Einsteins. Time to post your predictions for the Super Bowl. I want the final score plus an explanation. I will post my prediction before kickoff. UPDATE: Time for my prediction. But first, the keys to the game. The Belichick Factor. He has two weeks to prepare for this game. He’s too smart to […]

Does anyone else find it odd that Brady, at 39, hasn't lost much, if anything? I realize he's playing in an era in which... - Hit 'em with the Hyde

Where Colin Kaepernick might land in NFL’s open market

Attention shoppers. There will be a sale on Colin Kaepernick at 1 p.m. Pacific Time March 9. We want to share this exciting news with our premium shoppers, and that means you! Be the first to purchase a quarterback some people used to think was really good. We’re slashing prices right and left. Money talks, […]

Whup! Shots fired!!... - Ron Stuart

Report: Colin Kaepernick will opt out of his contract with the 49ers

Goodbye, Colin Kaepernick. ESPN’s Adam Schefter just wrote, “Kaepernick will be opting out of his contract, according to a source, becoming a free agent.” He officially can opt out in early March. This news first broke on December 4 when Ian Rapoport reported Kaepernick would void his contract. Two days later, Kaepernick seemed “miffed and […]

I remember when he was a white QB and a hot commodity. Now that he is a black militant no one wants him. Strange world.... - Rick

49ers mock offseason

Here are the moves I think 49ers GM John Lynch will make this offseason: FREE AGENT SIGNINGS: QB Jay Cutler. Lynch likes Cutler, and if anyone him make him an above-average quarterback it’s Kyle Shanahan. Cutler is the best stopgap QB the 49ers can get (Tony Romo probably would rather retire than join a rebuilding team). […]

I agree with what you are saying, I think Garapolo would be a good fit, and that just could happen.... - rrupert

John Lynch on Jay Cutler: “That’s a once-in-every-15-year-type talent.”

Pro Football Talk uncovered an interesting statement 49ers’ GM John Lynch made about Jay Cutler in 2009. “I like Jay, he’s a friend of mine,” Lynch said. “He had some growing up to do, probably still has tome growing up to do. But in saying that, I think the Broncos erred in letting him go. […]

There has been a lot of water go under that bridge since '09! Cutler has not floated to the top...... - CC Anders

49ers announce hiring of Adam Peters, rumors surface of coaches who may join team

The San Francisco 49ers are beginning to fill out their front office and coaching staff. The team just announced they’ve hired Adam Peters as the Vice President of Player Personnel. Peters spent the past eight seasons with the Denver Broncos, and six seasons before that with New England Patriots. He is a long-time scout who […]

I'm glad that McDaniels turned down the interview, because I think that Shanahan is far better than McDaniels, and McDa... - rrupert

Kyle Shanahan called shots on 49ers’ hiring of John Lynch

Jed York is experiencing growing pains which may develop into severe stomach cramps. But first, let’s talk about John Lynch, the 49ers’ new general manager. For all we know, Lynch may turn out to be a fantastic GM but, please, this is a stunning hire. And not in the good sense. Click here to read […]

Regardless of your feelimgs about Lynch his connections will be tapped. Whether you comsider that manipulation or Lynch... - Matt

John Lynch: “John Elway is one of my good friends and I watched him.”

This is the transcript of San Francisco 49ers GM John Lynch’s opening conference call, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   Opening comments: “Hello everyone. I’m looking forward very soon to meeting you all in person. I just can’t tell you how humbled and excited I am for this unbelievable opportunity. I can tell you […]

If Garrett is gone and the team doesn't trade back they'll have to eat a few picks and take Mike Williams. If they g... - Jay

Report: 49ers hire John Lynch as GM

Jed York continues to one-down himself. After four weeks of searching for a new GM, and after four personnel executives turned down the job, York has hired FOX broadcaster and former player John Lynch. SF is hiring Hall-of-Fame candidate and FOX analyst John Lynch as GM, sources tell ESPN. Lynch back to Bay Area, where […]

How does Cousins do on third down? I would rather build the whole team from the ground up rather than trying to diver... - htwaits

Kyle Shanahan interview will be two-way interrogation

The 49ers may not understand what will happen this weekend in Atlanta. They probably see this weekend as a formality. Jed York and his pal, Paraag Marathe, will meet with Kyle Shanahan and conduct his second interview for the team’s head-coaching vacancy. They also will meet with Minnesota Vikings executive George Paton and Arizona Cardinals […]

OK,, I researched the people from the site you used. I assumed it was ex scouts and journalists. As I said before I have... - #80

How good is Deshaun Watson?

Tuesday at the Senior Bowl, Deshaun Watson’s college coach, Dabo Swinney, declared Watson is “Michael Jordan” and “the best (QB in the draft) by a long shot.” #Clemson‘s Dabo Sweeney says If #Browns Hue Jackson passes on Deshaun Watson at 1 he’s “passing on Michael Jordan” pic.twitter.com/OLxZGwrliD — Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) January 24, 2017 […]

Winston's decision-making is on par with Cutler's. Their numbers are almost identical. Winston needs to get better, but ... - Grant Cohn